Wairaurahiri Jet
Wairaurahiri Jet © Martin Sliva

Nau Mai, Haere Mai ki Murihiku

Murihiku Media Centre

Kia ora and welcome to Murihiku Southland's media resource hub, designed to meet the research needs of travel writers, journalists, influencers, and broadcast media. This comprehensive platform provides everything you need to craft compelling stories about this captivating southern region.

Explore a Wealth of Resources:

  • Stay updated on exciting developments and events shaping Murihiku Southland.
  • Dive into diverse narratives that showcase the region's unique character, from breathtaking fiords and untouched wilderness to charming towns and thriving communities.
  • Access a library of stunning visuals that bring Murihiku Southland's beauty to life.
  • Discover the diverse range of experiences and attractions that await visitors in Murihiku Southland, from adventure activities and cultural encounters to culinary delights and natural wonders.

We offer many resources to empower you to create captivating content about Murihiku Southland. We understand the value of firsthand experience. Journalists from key markets can explore Murihiku Southland through media visits facilitated in collaboration with Tourism New Zealand.

Please contact us for additional media information, story ideas, and suggestions or to express interest in a media visit. We're here to support you in crafting exceptional stories that capture the essence of Murihiku Southland.

Visiting Media Tips:

  • Contact our media team as soon as possible for assistance and advice.
  • We prioritize supporting media with commissioned stories. Having at least one confirmed commission strengthens our ability to facilitate your familiarization visit.
  • Provide details about your publication or media outlet to help us tailor our support and resources to your specific needs.

We look forward to welcoming you to Murihiku Southland and assisting you in crafting captivating stories that showcase the essence of this remarkable region.

Meet the Team

Anke Ruwette
Anke Ruwette
Tourism Marketing Manager
Roz Hawkes-Hermann
Roz Hawkes-Hermann
Visit Fiordland Tourism and Communication Executive
Florine Potts
Florine Potts
Tourism Marketing Advisor

For media comments or press release information, please get in touch with Great South Communications Manager Emma Carle at 027 801 3606 or emma.carle@greatsouth.nz

Tools & Resources

Te Anau - Southland, New Zealand
Te Anau, Fiordland © Videocopter

Visual resources to help you promote the Southland region and the initiatives we are involved with.

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Welcome Rock Trails - Southland, New Zealand
Welcome Rock Trails, Northern Southland © Air New Zealand

Planning a holiday down and need some inspiration on what to do or where to go when visiting Southland? These recommended itineraries will make sure you take in all ... Southland is a land of rugged coast…